Helen Keller Quotes

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Helen Keller

"Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it." Helen Keller
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Challenges    Courage    Endurance    Obstacles    Triumph   

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"One should never count the years -- one should instead count one's interests. I have kept young trying never to lose my childhood sense of wonderment. I'm glad I still have a vivid curiosity about the world I live in." Helen Keller
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Ambition    Joy   

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"I have often been asked, ''Do not people bore you?'' I do not understand quite what that means. I suppose the calls of the stupid and curious, especially of newspaper reporters, are always inopportune. I also dislike people who try to talk down to my understanding. They are like people who when walking with you try to shorten their steps to suit yours; the hypocrisy in both cases is equally exasperating." Helen Keller
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Disability    People    Triumph   

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"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen, nor touched ... but are felt in the heart." Helen Keller
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Heart And Soul    Love   

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"My darkness has been filled with the light of intelligence, and behold, the outer day-lit world was stumbling and groping in social blindness." Helen Keller
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Blindness   

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"''Knowledge is power.'' Rather, knowledge is happiness, because to have knowledge -- broad, deep knowledge -- is to know true ends from false, and lofty things from low. To know the thoughts and deeds that have marked man's progress is to feel the great heartthrobs of humanity through the centuries; and if one does not feel in these pulsations a heavenward striving, one must indeed be deaf to the harmonies of life." Helen Keller
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Kindness    Knowledge   

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"Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained." Helen Keller
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American Author    People   

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"I can see, and that is why I can be happy, in what you call the dark, but which to me is golden. I can see a God-made world, not a manmade world." Helen Keller
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American Author   

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"Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable." Helen Keller
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Adventure   

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"Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow." Helen Keller
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American Author    Desire    Passion   

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"Love is like a beautiful flower which I may not touch, but whose fragrance makes the garden a place of delight just the same" Helen Keller
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Cute Love    inspirational    Love   

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"The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight, but has no vision." Helen Keller
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American Author    Vision   

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"Literature is my utopia" Helen Keller
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Literature   

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"Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness." Helen Keller
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American Author    Literature   

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"Doubts and mistrust are the mere panic of timid imagination, which the steadfast heart will conquer, and the large mind transcend." Helen Keller
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Doubt   

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"No loss by flood and lightening, no destruction of cities and temples by the hostile forces of nature, has deprived man of so many noble lives and impulses as those which his intolerance has destroyed" Helen Keller
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"The world is so full of care and sorrow that it is a gracious debt we owe to one another to discover the bright crystals of delight hidden in somber circumstances and irksome tasks" Helen Keller
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Debt   

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"No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit." Helen Keller
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American Author    Belief   

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"Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it" Helen Keller
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"Of all the senses, sight must be the most delightful." Helen Keller
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American Author    Senses   

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"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see." Helen Keller
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American Author    Death   



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